IUS participated in the event "Night of the Researchers'

Assistants at the Genetics and Bioengineering program of the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at the International University of Sarajevo (IUS), Mr. Jasmin Šutković and Ms. Merisa Ćenanović-Fadda, represented IUS on the event titled: "Night of the Researchers in B&H 2013" held on September 27th, 2013.

The event was held at the Wilsonovo Šetalište, where the assistants presented the work of IUS and the Genetics and Bioengineering Program of the FENS faculty. Through practical examples, Assistants Šutković and Ćenanović-Fadda showed that the research is extremely important for the daily life, but also for the economic and social development of B&H. At the same time, the event was an opportunity for a discussion with visitors to provide answers to questions related to the study and study programs at IUS.

Visitors of the event "Night of the Researchers in B&H 2013" had the opportunity to participate in interesting experiments, quizzes and games, follow the stars in the sky, investigate crime scene with real inspectors, see unusual exhibits, talk with scientists and learn useful information about the educational opportunities in the country and abroad.

"The Researchers' Night" was initiated for the first time at the European level in 2005 under the FP6 program titled "Researchers in Europe 2005". The initiative, consisting of a one-day event that takes place simultaneously in 32 countries in Europe and in more than 200 cities. The project offers to public activities of educational and entertaining character, that allow visitors to complete their knowledge about the researchers and explore themselves, while having good time, on the last Friday of the month of September.